How to choose a good Towing vehicle

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January 30th, 2020 at 4:38 pm

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Before you even contemplate the array of towing possibilities available to you, list out carefully what your key requirements are. 

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In addition to towing, do you require a vehicle which …

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A motoring regulation in existence now that you may not be aware of

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January 30th, 2020 at 4:38 pm

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Most drivers are vaguely aware that you should not drive with certain medical conditions or you may need a note from your GP or you may be restricted for a …

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Car Colour: How Important is it?

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January 30th, 2020 at 4:39 pm

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Most motorists are not ambivalent about colour – either the colour of their car is super important to them or they couldn’t care less. 

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3D Gel Number Plate Guide

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June 15th, 2020 at 5:52 pm

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If you are confounded by the restrictions on standard car registration plates and want to do something a little different with your motor then a gel number plate could be …

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4D Number Plates Guide

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June 15th, 2020 at 5:54 pm

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If you have already embraced the 3D Gel Plate look for your number plates, then the latest development in the good looking registration stakes is now 4D, a new technology …

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How to avoid becoming a Crash for Cash casualty

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January 16th, 2020 at 9:50 am

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Crash for cash, its the oldest trick in the book, deliberately create an accident and then claim under the insurance.  Did you know that Aviva, the insurer, named Birmingham as …

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How will the government fund road construction schemes if it loses income from Vehicle Excise Duty and reduced petrol sales?

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February 7th, 2020 at 4:00 pm

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As part of ongoing green commitments and targets, successive Government’s have sought to increase road tax on the most polluting vehicles in an attempt to steer motorists towards the new …

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Could your car be the target for a computer hacker?

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January 16th, 2020 at 9:58 am

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As modern cars become more and more computerised, it is beginning to dawn on motorists that their precious vehicle could become the target for the attentions of a computer hacker.  …

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Changes in the law which will affect motorists in 2020 and beyond

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January 16th, 2020 at 9:59 am

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As pressure grows internationally on governments to impose tougher legislation on motorists so they can hit their green carbon neutral targets, there has been a corresponding quiet revolution going on …

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Should you opt for the Dealer Service Plan when you buy your next car?

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January 16th, 2020 at 10:11 am

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Never wanting to miss a trick to upsell your latest car, new or used, most dealers will offer you a service plan as part of the available package with your …

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